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Arthur Lewis Jones

April 18, 1941 - April 24, 2014
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Arthur L. Jones, 73, of Peoria Heights, passed away at 11:05 p.m. April 24, 2014 at Heddington Oaks of Peoria. Arthur was born April 18, 1941 in Peoria, the son of Otis and Verna Burdette Jones. He married Marilyn Sue Watson on December 31, 1975 . She preceded him in death. He is survived by his mother of Hanna City; one brother, Donald of Hanna City; two step-daughters, Lisa Abernathy of Peoria Heights, and Tresa (Martin) Fox of Columbia, MO; one step-son, Robert Abernathy of Peoria; seven step-grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Arthur is also preceded in death by his father, one brother, one sister,...
Arthur L. Jones, 73, of Peoria Heights, passed away at 11:05 p.m. April 24, 2014 at Heddington Oaks of Peoria.
Arthur was born April 18, 1941 in Peoria, the son of Otis and Verna Burdette Jones. He married Marilyn Sue Watson on December 31, 1975 . She preceded him in death.
He is survived by his mother of Hanna City; one brother, Donald of Hanna City; two step-daughters, Lisa Abernathy of Peoria Heights, and Tresa (Martin) Fox of Columbia, MO; one step-son, Robert Abernathy of Peoria; seven step-grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Arthur is also preceded in death by his father, one brother, one sister, two step-children, and one step-grandchild.
He was a truck driver for NE Finch until his retirement in 2003.
Arthur was a member of Foresters, Antique Tractor's Association and was an active member of Teamsters # 627 until his death.
Cremation rites will be accorded.
Visitation will be from 9:00-11:00 a.m. Friday, May 2, 2014, at Davison-Fulton Bartonville Chapel. A memorial service will follow. Pastor Jack Thompson will officiate.
Burial will be at Stone Church Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the .
To view Arthur's memorial page or leave an online condolence go to www.davison-fulton-bartonvillechapel.com.

"So sorry to hear of Art's passing. I remember Art from going to school with his kids and living a couple doors down from us on Longshore. when we moved he..." Susan Lukehart (Wheaton, MO)

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